Philadelphia Centennial Exposition Memorial Medalet
Brass; cardboard; paper
box: 1 1/16 in. ( 2.7 cm )
diameter: 15/16 in. ( 2.4 cm )
Brass struck medalet with obverse showing Memorial Hall with legend above: "MEMORIAL MEDAL" and date in exergue: "1776." Obverse is inscribed: "STRUCK WITHIN/THE/INTERNATIONAL/EXHIBITION/1876." Hole punched at top. Set into circular cardboard box.
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Inscription: box lid, in pencil: "Phila./1876"
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